Features

On Family, Humanism and The Films of Ingmar Bergman

Underneath Bergman's cold exterior lies films that demonstrate palpable humanism.

In Appreciation Of: The Mask Of Zorro

In the years since its release The Mask of Zorro seems to have been overlooked in assessments of great summer movies; yet in revisiting it, this movie is a modern classic and a fine example of good escapist cinema

The 25 Best Movies Of 2018 (So Far…)

Halfway through 2018, we present our selections for the 25 best movies of the year (so far...)

In Appreciation Of: Mulan (1998)

Setting the blueprint for the modern Disney heroine, Mulan is a landmark achievement in animation

Best A24 Movie – BTC Staff Survey

Each week the Before The Cyborgs staff comes together to answer one question relating to the current events of that particular week.  This week with the upcoming release of A24’s First Reformed - we ask: What is your favorite A24 Film?

About Nothing, Yet Everything – Seinfeld At 20

Television sitcoms come and go but it is surprisingly the show about nothing that has held one of the most enduring legacies in pop culture over twenty years since it aired its finale.

Favorite Critical Flops – BTC Staff Survey

In celebration of the 10th anniversary of the critical flop turned cult classic - Speed Racer - we asked the staff: What is your favorite critical flop?

Best MCU Movie – BTC Staff Survey

In honor of the release of Avengers: Infinity War. The BTC Staff assembles to answer: What is the best MCU movie to date?

Best Movies of 2018 (Thus Far…April Edition)-BTC Staff Survey

A third of the way through 2018. The BTC Staff gives their picks for favorite movies of 2018 (thus far...)

In Appreciation Of: Harold & Kumar Go To White Castle

On a quest to satisfy a serious case of the munchies, Harold & Kumar became the unlikeliest duo to transcend the stoner comedy genre

Reappraising The Passion Of The Christ

The highly controversial Mel Gibson film surrounding the death of Jesus Christ drew the ire of audiences upon release but is it time to reappraise the film for what it was able to do in spite of its faults?

Favorite Wes Anderson Movies – BTC Staff Survey

In celebration of Wes Anderson's latest release (Isle Of Dogs), The BTC Staff assembles to give their favorite Wes Anderson films.

Ranked: Wes Anderson Movies From Worst To Best

From Bottle Rocket to The Grand Budapest Hotel, Wes Anderson has directed some of the best movies of the last 20 years. Here's how we think they stack up against one another.

Trailer Talk: Deadpool 2

The Merc With A Mouth is back. Twenty Century Fox (the studio that brought you 27 Dresses and The Devil Wears Prada) dropped the first official trailer for Deadpool 2

Making The Case: Darkest Hour For Best Picture

Gary Oldman is the heavy favorite in the Best Actor category but Darkest Hour's chances at winning Best Picture are much less optimistic. Here is the case for why that should change.